Ms. Brauner is a Principal in Ares Infrastructure Opportunities. Prior to joining Ares in 2015, Ms. Brauner was a Vice President at Energy Investors Funds, where she focused on managing portfolio assets, including sale transactions and evaluating project investment opportunities and financings. Previously, Ms. Brauner was a Project Manager at Gas Venture Advisers. In addition, she was a Project Manager at AES Corporation and an Analyst at ICF Incorporated. Ms. Brauner holds a B.S. from Brown University in Mechanical Engineering and an M.A. from the Yale University School of Management in Public and Private Management.